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World tour on the cards for Conor McGregor versus Floyd Mayweather fight

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather seem set to go on a world tour ahead of their historic showdown in Las Vegas on August 26.

The fight pits a UFC star against one of the greatest boxers of all time with McGregor set to make his boxing debut. 460 more words

Boxing

Leo Varadkar officially becomes the new prime minister of Republic of Ireland

Leo Varadkar, aged 38 officially became Ireland’s youngest and first gay taoiseach (prime minister) on Wednesday after a parliamentary win by 57 votes to 50, with 45 abstentions. 278 more words

News

Ireland elects its first openly gay prime minister

Ireland’s new prime minister is both its first openly gay leader, and its youngest.

Leo Varadkar, 38, became Ireland’s new Taoiseach after securing the backing of the majority of the Irish parliament, called the Dáil. 280 more words

World

Enda Kenny resigns as prime minister of Ireland

Enda Kenny has announced he’s stepping down as prime minister of Ireland.

Kenny formally announced his long-awaited resignation as Taoiseach, having led the Republic’s minority government for six years. 511 more words

World

Ireland need to focus on winning mentality

Writing in his pre-match notes, Republic of Ireland manager, Martin O’Neill was clear that despite the numerous absentees from the Austrian squad that this match was going to be tough. 1,339 more words

Football

Theresa May gambled and lost, but she's not down and out.

2017 UK General Election

This morning’s 2017 General Election results shows a damaged Theresa May with the usual predictable calls for her to resign but she’s no need to do this.  466 more words

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